Susan B. Anthony birthday celebration: TODAY

In Today's Events, by , on February 8th, 2017


Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017; 6 – 7:30 p.m., BIS 350/351 

Famous women’s rights reformer Susan B. Anthony is a Western New York hero whose work still influences us. Join us in celebrating her life’s work, which culminated in women gaining the right to vote with the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920, by attending Niagara University’s annual Susan B. Anthony Birthday Celebration.The event will take place Wednesday, Feb. 8, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in BIS 350/351. At the event, Anthony’s life and works will be discussed, and the winner of the 2017 Susan B. Anthony writing awards will briefly present her work. You can also enjoy a piece of birthday cake. Please encourage students to attend. If professors wish to award extra credit to students for attending this event, we are happy to monitor sign-in sheets. Faculty and staff who attend are encouraged to bring a student guest.